Institut français
d’archéologie orientale - Le Caire

Reading Historical documents Seminar 23rd Session

Reading historical documents Seminar, 23rd Session   -   "الحلقة الثالثة والعشرون من سيمنار "قراءات فى الوثائق التاريخية

In cooperation with the Faculty of Arts, Kafrelsheikh University   -   بالتعاون مع كلية الآداب جامعة كفر الشيخ 


قراءة في تركة بطريرك قبطي من القرن السابع عشر

A reading of inheritance deed of a Coptic Patriarch, 17th century 

Prof. Magdi Guirguis         د. مجدي جرجس     

Saturday February 10 5 P.M.    l     السبت ١٠ فبراير في الخامسة مساءًا

RHSD 23rd MG



Magdi Guirguis


Magdi Guirguis received his PhD from the Faculty of Arts at Cairo University. Currently he is associate professor at Kafrelsheikh University. Guirguis has published widely in Arabic in the field of Social History, and Islamic law (sharia). Among his publications in English are: An Armenian Artist in Ottoman Egypt: Yuhanna al-Armani and His Coptic Icons, AUC Press, 2008; (co-author with Nelly Van doorn-Harder), The Emergence of the Modern Coptic Papacy, in the series The Popes of Egypt, editors: Stephen Davis and Gawdat Gabra, AUC Press, volume III, 2011. He was a EUME Fellow from 2006 to 2007. From October 2012 to spring 2014 he was a Fellow of the Alexander-von-Humboldt-Stiftung. Right now he is the Scientific collaborator of the French Institute for the Oriental Archaeology, Institut français d’archéologie orientale (IFAO).